Free Day-long Buddhist Retreat @ Dalnavert Museum and Visitors' Centre, Winnipeg [20 May]

Free Day-long Buddhist Retreat


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20
May
08:00 - 16:00

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Dalnavert Museum and Visitors' Centre
61 Carlton Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1N7
Join us for a day of learning and practicing the teachings of the Buddha. You can come for the morning, the afternoon or all day. There will be periods of meditation (silent and guided) as well as Buddhist teachings.

Curious people of all backgrounds are welcome. No prior expereince is needed. All of the talks and meditations are given by Theravada Buddhist monks from the Buddha Meditation Centre Winnipeg.

Registration is required:
mahamevnawawinnipeg.org/activity-descriptions/one-day-meditation-retreat

Lunch is provided for all participants at no charge.

Approximate schedule:
8:00 am Explanation of and taking the Eight Precepts (taking the Eight Precepts is optional but recommended)
8:20 am Brief meditation instructions and silent meditation
9:00 am Dhamma Talk (Buddhist teachings)
10:00 am tea break
10:15 am Guided meditation
10:45 am Chanting and meal dedication
11:00 am Lunch meal
12:15 pm Chanting
12:30 pm Meditation
1:00 pm Dhamma Talk
2:00 pm tea break
2:15 pm Guided meditation
2:45 pm Silent meditation
3:15 pm Q&A, meditation
3:50 pm closing dedication of merits
4:00 pm cleanup

Contact us if you have any questions: [email protected]

Find out about all our activities by visiting
mahamevnawawinnipeg.org/activity-descriptions
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